5 Surefire Tips to Keep Losing Weight

Follow these 5 surefire tips to keep losing weight and your scale will stay put: If you gain a pound, lose it! People who are successful at maintaining a weight loss, weigh themselves at least twice a week. Pick regular times of day, and regular days of the week, to weigh and keep a chart. If you … Continued

Find Out if You Are Nutritionally Fit?

  Ready to find out if you are nutritionally fit? A recent survey of nearly 7000 Americans showed that 72 percent believe they are healthy eaters, yet government data proves otherwise. The USDA recently revealed that Americans get plenty of protein and carbohydrates, but often fall short on key nutrients such as magnesium, potassium and … Continued

10 Possible Causes of the Obesity Epidemic

Obesity and the other 10 Possible Causes of the Epidemic It’s well accepted that reduced physical activity and fast food are linked to obesity. But the evidence that these are the main causes of obesity is largely circumstantial. To stimulate debate, experts suggest 10 other possible causes of obesity, outlined in the International Journal of … Continued

5 Reasons Martial Arts is Great for kids with ADHD

5 Reasons Martial Arts is Great for Kids with ADHD According to Healthline.com “6.4 million American children between the ages of 4-17 have been diagnosed with ADHD.” Boys are affected in higher numbers than girls and their symptoms tend to be the most pronounced. In boys you might noticed symptoms like a lack of focus, hyperactivity or … Continued

Tips for Parents about BULLYING

Tips on Bullying One of the biggest concerns from parents during the school season is bullying. Some 160,000 kids skip school every day because they fear of being attacked or ridiculed by bullies. The good news is that these disturbing statistics can be limited with the proper education. As an instructor and educator that has … Continued

7 Ways To Manage Your Weight

7 Ways to Manage Your Weight You’ve heard that managing your weight is all about the lifestyle, and not the quick fix, so today I’d like to give you 7 habits that fit people have. These following seven habits are held by successfully fit people…wonder if you could apply a few to your own life. … Continued

Fitness Chicken Lettuce Boats

I love recipes like this, where the flavor and enjoyment outshine the health benefit. One bite of these Fitness Chicken Lettuce Boats and you’ll see what I mean – the crunch, the collision of flavors and the creamy enjoyment will probably push all thoughts of calories and fat grams out of your mind…but  most of … Continued

Obesity Linked to Asthma in Children

Obesity Linked to Asthma in Children (HealthDay News) — Children and teens who are overweight or obese are more likely to have asthma than their healthy-weight peers, a new study finds. The strength of the association between asthma and obesity varied by race and ethnicity. The strongest association between body-mass index (BMI), a measure of … Continued

4 Body Changes From Eating Low Carb

Have you ever stopped to wonder what would happen to your body if you stopped eating refined carbs and went to eating only low carb? It’s no secret that refined and processed carbs contribute to weight gain, and so reducing the amount of these in your diet would logically lead to a leaner, fitter you. … Continued